Brown, H.E


Hither Green

Other than the ward he lived in his address is unknown. He was employed as a stenographer and confidential clerk, but his age and marital status is also unknown as the only reference found on the Pearce Register of British Conscientious Objectors is to Pelham Committee Minutes, which carries limited information.

Conscientious Objection during the First World War:
He was exempted from combatant service, but his motivation is unknown.

War Service:
He was employed under the terms of the Work of National Importance with the Vacant Land Cultivation Society.

After the First World War:

Cyril Pearce, University of Leeds, Pearce Register of British Conscientious Objectors
Pelham Committee Minutes in T. E. Harvey FH/Temp.Mss.835; 21.9.16 and 5.12.18 to be found in the Library of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Friends House, 173 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

Ann O'Brien, Volunteer Lewisham Local History and Archives Centre

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